The Children’s Competition

OPENING DATE

Monday 5th February 2024

CLOSING DATE

Friday 8th March 2024

Prize:
1st: €50 voucher + certificate (1 winner from each age group)
2nd: €30 voucher + certificate (1 winner from each age group)
3rd: Certificate (for all other participants)

  • All Entries must be typed.
  • Entries submitted can be in the form of a poem or a short story.
  • The theme for the competition is Nature, Wellbeing and Healing. One or more of
    these themes can be used in your short story/poem.
  • NO ENTRY FORM IS REQUIRED FOR OUR COMPETITIONS.
  • No critique of entries shall be given due to the high volume of entries received.
  • Submissions can be made online at Listowel Writers’ Week | Competitions
    (writersweek.ie) or by post to Children’s Competition, Brid Mason, 24 The Square,
    Listowel, Co. Kerry V31RD93.
  • When submitting online please upload the document in a pdf or word document
    format. When submitting your file please include a sheet with your name, contact
    and date of birth.
  • Please submit your name, date of birth and contact details on a separate sheet when
    submitting by post.
  • One entry per person may be submitted for the competitions.
  • You do not need to meet to total word count/line count.
  • For Competition Rules click HERE

Theme: Nature, Wellbeing & Healing (Entrants can choose one or more themes for entries)

Adjudicators: Liz Dunne

Sponsor: Robert Vance and Family

Entry Fee: Free of Charge